Vincent Basham is a self-taught artist who specialises in seascapes, he was born in Maldon, Essex in 1956 and educated at Thurstable School, Tiptree where his love for painting first developed. He has exhibited his work in prestigious galleries in London, Essex, Norfolk, Devon and Cornwall. He lived in Cornwall in his early twenties where he gained his passion for painting seascapes. He moved back to Cornwall in 2017, where he has a purpose built studio/gallery adjacent to his home which overlooks the river Camel, and is open daily from 10am – 4pm. He can often be found walking the costal paths around the North Cornish coast where he finds his inspiration. He has had successful solo exhibitions in Padstow & Rock, Cornwall.

The medium he uses is predominately oil capturing the colours and movement of the sea.